Classy Clodagh as lovely as Lorraine!

Bradley Bytes a sort of political column with Dara Bradley  Do any of you remember Lorraine Higgins, or Lovely Lorraine, as she was affectionately known? She was the Athenry-based former Labour Party Senator, who made a...

There’s more to Conneely than meets the eye!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Although others doubtless felt relief at the news of Pádraig Conneely’s retirement from politics, Double Vision lost one of its favourite foils. Over the last two decades, Podge and I...
Dave O'Connell

DIY-ers give way to those who’d prefer someone to do it for them

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There was a recent loss of water running through the taps in our house; we still had drinking water from the kitchen but the rest had dried up without...
John Delaney with FAI President Donal Conway at last week's Oireachtas Committee meeting.

Delaney’s own goal has FAI defending the indefensible

World of Politics with Harry McGee – Political reporting has its high points – but there are also days when it seems to have all the pace of a five-day cricket test…in slow motion....
Connacht's Ultan Dillane and Paul Boyle leading the charge against Cardiff Blues during Saturday's PRO14 clash at the Sportsground. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Carty calls the shots as Connacht come up trumps in epic struggle

Inside Track with John McIntyre IT’S the high stakes matches which define a team’s reputation; the ones which you can’t afford to lose. Resurgent Connacht faced that scenario at the Sportsground last Saturday and over...

Bradley Bytes: Ollie Crowe the DJ, Ollie Crowe, Ollie Crowe!

Bradley Bytes - A Sort of Political Column with Dara Bradley When a now-retired, former Council colleague of Ollie Crowe received an email some time ago from the Fianna Fáil city councillor, he was surprised...


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